Location: St. Louis, MO
Member since 11/30/2012


  • 104 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 6 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Lipo Revision After Full TT - Saint Louis, MO

Hello! I had a full TT with lipo done in December. Sad to say that he did not complete the full area of lipo on my back. I am happy with the TT but the missed spot of lipo does not look good at all. I will have the middle of my lower back, inner and out thighs, and a small area on the inside of my knees. I am very unsure what to expect as far as down time. As of now I only have two days off... READ MORE

4.5 months after TT- 18 days after additional lipo - Saint Louis, MO

Hello! Very excited to find this website. Thank you for sharing your stories and pictures- It has made my wait easier. I am pretty nervous and very excited about the procedure. One of my biggest concerns is my energy level and how I feel when I return to work. I will have two full weeks off and then will work from home the third week. I have a BIG sales presentation 31 days after the... READ MORE

Discussions started by Kat72

Energy level 4 week PO

Hello! I would love to hear how most of you feel 21 day to 28 days post-op. I will return to work 25 days after surgery for three days of light work, but as of January 2nd I... READ MORE


Hello! I am 2 days PO and wonder if I should take bromelain. The direction say two weeks after surgery but I thought I have read many taking it earlier.  Thanks! Kat READ MORE

Pain pump/ball

Hello! has anyone heard of the pain pump tube falling out? I have a clear fluid draining from my left side and I think it is the pain ball. I am scheduled to have it removed... READ MORE

First shower after drains are removed

I have read so many posts about the first shower after drains are removed is wonderful. So last night I was so excited to get in the shower and it was terrible! I could not... READ MORE

Scar Gel Strips

Hello! I was wondering when most people start using the gel strips? I am 17 dpo and want to start but I wonder if it is too early. Thanks!   READ MORE

How Many Days Should I Take Off Work?

Hello! I had a full TT in December and the dr missed a spot that needed lipo on my back. I am going in for the revision and have decided to do inner/outer thighs and the inside... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kat72


Hope you stay comfortable today. Everyday will get better. Get some sleep! READ COMMENT

I have done them but only 20 at a time. I have not noticed swelling after. Not sure if it matters- but I do mine on an exercise ball. READ COMMENT

Wow! I thought I was going crazy with this! I have been experiencing this the last two weeks. It is around my belly button- itches like crazy but I am numb and can't get to the itch! I try to not think about it or I get anxiety. I hope... READ COMMENT

That sounds really high! I have had two procedures and did not come close to that! 8k for the TT, MR, and back lipo. Second procedure lipo on legs and back was around 5k. Keep looking for sure! READ COMMENT